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Via Rotabile, 11 - 98050 Rinella di Leni - Messina - Italy

An environmentally friendly hotel in a charming villa set on a rock overlooking the sea of Rinella. The hotel is mirrored on an enchanting cove south of the island of Salina, in Sicily.

Built in the early 1900s and situated on a promontory overlooking the sea, this hotel boasts all the charm of a colonial villa and the comforts of a modern hotel.

The Ariana offers the ideal place for those wishing to spend a relaxing holiday, in a welcoming atmosphere surrounded by greenery. Located a short distance from the port of Rinella, it offers the ideal starting point for your excursions to the Aeolian Islands. Thanks to its location, guests can enjoy many outdoor activities, including fishing, swimming and snorkeling. Wi-Fi internet available for free in the rooms.

Strolling around you will find vegetable gardens and gardens, white and colored houses, all the way down to the sea where the silvery black of the volcanic rocks plunges into a crystalline, iridescent water, rich in all the shades of the sky and the seabeds that you see transparency.

The island of Salina fascinates for its paths that climb up to the Fossa delle Felci, the ancient crater of the homonymous mountain, which offers a breathtaking view of all the islands, its fantastic depths, the unique flavors of its cuisine , scented with aromatic herbs, where the caper (Slow Food presidium) and malvasia, the fortified wine with a sweet and intense taste, stand out.

The Ariana is a small rock lost in the blue sea of Salina, which can sometimes be perceived only by a slight rippling of the sea.
In front of the rock of the Ariana there is a beautiful villa Patrizia, set on a rock overlooking the sea of Rinella, which is reflected on an enchanting cove south of the island of Salina.

This house, transformed into a hotel two generations ago, and still run by the same family, boasts a perfect location with the main terrace that leads directly to the sea and a splendid view of Lipari and Vulcano. Here he will welcome you with the warmth and joy of good hospitality and the delicious aromas of excellent local cuisine.

The hotel is immersed in the colors of the Mediterranean maquis, in an air that smells of the sea and broom. The rooms are cozy and comfortable, all equipped with services, telephone and minibar.

The kitchen of our restaurant offers the simplicity and genuineness typical of Sicilian specialties. The menus, always different thanks to the creativity of the chef, are mainly inspired by what nature proposes here, or every product of the sea, the first fruits of the vegetable garden, capers, oil and all the fragrances of the most sought after Mediterranean spices. You can enjoy our dishes on the panoramic terrace, combining in an excellent way flavors, smells and colors to make your meals pleasantly unique.


  • Bicycle rental service
  • Supporting the local economy
  • Promoting "eco" activities
  • Motion sensors lights
  • 100% renewable energy
  • Organic or Local Food
  • Car-free accessibility
  • Ecological cleaning products
  • More than 80% waste recycling
  • Energy saving lights
  • Green building
  • Solar thermal panels for hot water
  • Water flow reducers
  • Recovery & reuse of rainwater
  • Recycled paper
  • Towel change on request
  • Natural conditioning or class A air conditioning
  • High efficiency boiler > 90%
  • Water-saving toilets
  • Regional Food
  • Guest Satisfaction


  • Kitchenette
  • Electric Vehicles Charging
  • Private bathroom
  • Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Organic garden
  • Bicycles
  • Ecotourism itineraries
  • Wellness center
  • Accessibility
  • Small pets allowed
  • Child & Family Friendly
  • Credit card
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Crib
  • Gluten free meals
  • Vegetarians meals
  • TV in room
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Vegan Meals
  • Covid-19 Safety measures

Ecolabel, Certification, Memberships

  • EU Ecolabel Flower


  • Families
  • Romantic escape
  • Sea
  • Historical House

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